by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 9, 2015 8:01 am | Comments (1)
Anti-police brutality activist Barbara Fair said she wishes presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had spoken out earlier and more forcefully when Michael Brown was shot in Ferguson.
But she still plans to vote for him in the 2016 Democratic presidential primary.
by Paul Bass | Oct 8, 2015 8:10 am | Comments (5)
California Gov. Jerry Brown hasn’t said he will run for president (or not run for president) in 2016. But Ralph Nader is sure Jerry Brown is ready to run—and he’s glad.
by Staff | Oct 7, 2015 7:02 am
Does Seymour First Selectman Kurt Miller have his eyes on a higher office? Or is that just a rumor?
by Allan Appel | Oct 7, 2015 7:01 am
Due to the current administration’s attitude toward military activities in several European countries, local immigrants here in town turned out the local Democrats.
by Staff | Oct 5, 2015 9:07 am | Comments (1)
Two New Haven alders, Dolores Colon of the Hill and Santiago Berrios-Bones of Fair Haven, spoke about what they’re up to in elected office — and about the upcoming Oct. 15 Board of Alders’ Black and Hispanic Caucus annual gala, a fundraiser for youth and elder programs — on the latest episode of WNHH radio’s “K Pasa.”
by Paul Bass | Oct 1, 2015 12:52 pm | Comments (2)
Connecticut hospitals’ plea for help has landed on two sets of ears from two sides of the aisle.
by Lucy Gellman | Sep 30, 2015 3:53 pm | Comments (23)
If the federal government defunds Planned Parrenthood, poor women — and men — in and around New Haven won’t just have trouble obtaining birth control, STI testing, and abortion services. Thousands of them will also lose access to cervical and ovarian cancer screenings and routine breast exams. That loss of preventative care could translate to thousands of women battling a life-threatening disease that wasn’t caught early enough.
by Paul Bass | Sep 27, 2015 1:01 pm
Even by American political standards, Bridgeport’s mayoral race is growing more bizarre by the day. Lennie Grimaldi thinks he found one explanation in the comment of a voter.
by Paul Bass | Sep 23, 2015 8:46 am | Comments (4)
Voters in half of New Haven won’t get to choose among candidates for the Board of Education after all.
by Paul Bass | Sep 18, 2015 1:51 pm | Comments (4)
The detention of an African Muslim 14-year-old student who brought a homemade alarm clock to school in Irving, Texas, sparked a New Haven debate on metal detector.